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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

Located in: University of Arizona District


1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

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Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.

Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

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    Based on 71 reviews
  • #54 of 274 things to do in Tucson
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Movies are the best

The planetarium movie on black holes was super interesting and very well done. The moderator was also very knowledgeable and allowed for questions. The gem and mineral area was immense and well laid...

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Awesome birthday party

This was a perfect place for our daughter's 7th birthday party and lasted just under 3 hours. The center has a private room so we brought pizza, veggies, fruit and drinks for everyone (18 kids and...

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Very good

We saw the Blackhole show in the planetarium and visit the the gem & mineral museum (same ticket). Merry t is educational and fun for the family.

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